Who is YouTuber Scotty Kilmer?
Scotty Kilmer is an American auto mechanic, Youtuber, and author. He shares videos of diagnosing minor automotive mechanical problems, offers opinions on vehicle engineering, and provides solutions to low-profile problems. His channel has grown over the years gaining over 3 million subscribers as of 2020.
Scotty Kilmer Age
Kilmer is 66 years old. He was born on 2nd October 1953 in Niagra Falls, New York. He celebrates his birthday every 2nd of October.
Scotty Kilmer Parents
Kilmer’s father owned a mechanic where he would work when he was 14 years old. His grandfather Elmer who also had a passion for cars mentored him to who is he today. He learned at the University of Illinois and worked at his father’s shop during the holidays.
Scotty Kilmer Wife and Kids
Scotty married Leslie in 1979. His wife Leslie is a fifth-grade teacher at a public school. Kilmer’s eldest son Riley graduated from the University of Vermont while his youngest son Wyeth is a Chief Engineer in Bravo Company of the 101st Airborne.
Scotty Kilmer Height
Kilmer stands at a height of 1.78 meters tall.
Scotty Kilmer Net Worth
Kilmer is estimated to have a net worth of about $10 million.
Scotty Kilmer Book
- 1994 Everyone’s Guide To Buying A Used Car
Scotty Kilmer Channel
Scotty was the car talk host of the show “Crank It Up,” which aired on CBS TV in Houston before launching his YouTube channel. In 2004, he was nominated for an Emmy for his work as the host of Interactive Car Talk. He later launched his YouTube channel, where he assists people with their car care issues, making the seemingly difficult complexity of modern cars simple for everyone to understand. Kilmer’s combination of mechanical knowledge, honesty, and wit makes him a natural fit with the driving public.
Scotty Kilmer Dead
In March 2019, Scotty posted a video titled “The Most Important Person in Car Repair History Just Passed Away”. The video scared his viewers who thought he was actually dead. Mr. Haynes who was also a mechanic had passed away and Scotty was honoring him on his channel.
Scotty Kilmer Auto Repair and Shop
As of 2020, Kilmer doesn’t own a physical car repair shop instead he opened a website called On The Road With Scotty where he answers viewers how to fix their cars with Q&A videos.
Scotty Kilmer Mechanic
Scotty’s father was a mechanic, and he started working there when he was 14 years old. His grandfather Elmer, who was also a car enthusiast, mentored him to become the man he is today. After getting married, he opened his own repair shop and began preparing cars. In 1994, he published his first book, “Everyone’s Guide To Buying A Used Car.” The mechanic is now assisting his viewers and customers with car problems.